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Africa: Nigeria

Labour unions have called for strikes to demand a better minimum wage.  By Kola Sulaimon (AFP)

Nigerian president to hike minimum wage as living costs rise

Jul 18, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

Nigeria's President Bola Ahmed Tinubu agreed on Thursday to more than double the monthly minimum wage to 70,000 naira ($ ...

Jul 13, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

After her early morning class ended, 16-year-old Nigerian student Chidera Denis was waiting to join classmates for end-o ...

Jul 12, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

At least 21 people were killed, mostly students, and scores more injured on Friday when a school in central Nigeria coll ...

Jul 11, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

Nigerian clubs Enugu Rangers and Remo Stars had mixed luck when the draws for the 2025 CAF Champions League qualifying r ...

Jul 11, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

In a recent broadcast on Peace FM 102.5 Maiduguri, experts discussed the factors driving young people into the ranks of ...

Jul 10, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

A group called Citizens Action for Good Governance has warned Honorable Ikenga Ugochinyere 39;s G-60 Opposition memb ...

Jul 10, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

A prominent chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Lagos State has encouraged a former gubernatorial asp ...

Jul 10, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

Lagos, Nigeria ndash; 09 July 2024 - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the timbuktoo Africa In ...

Jul 8, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

The Nigerian government has unveiled a set of multi-pronged measures aimed at overcoming the high food prices facing the ...

Jul 1, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

The death toll from multiple suicide bombings in the northeastern Nigerian town of Gwoza over the weekend has risen to 3 ...

Jul 1, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

The death toll from multiple suicide bombings in the northeastern Nigerian town of Gwoza over the weekend has risen to 3 ...

Jul 1, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

Up-and-coming designers showcased their work in Paris this week at Africa Fashion Up, an event that celebrates young cre ...

Jun 30, 2024 | Africa: Nigeria

Sitting at a hospital bedside in northeast Nigeria, Aishatu Usman watches over her son, still unconscious after her fami ...

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Started: 02-07-2024 | Ends: 31-10-2024